Corrosive Sublimate Soap

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
soap
personal hygiene product
maker
Armour and Company
Physical Description
anhydrous soap, 87.5 % (product active ingredients)
mercuric chloride, 0.5% (product active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 2.4 cm x 7.8 cm x 5.5 cm; 15/16 in x 3 1/16 in x 2 3/16 in
overall: 2 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 in; 5.08 cm x 8.255 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
MG*M-11465.05
catalog number
M-11465.05
accession number
260557
subject
Soap
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Bathing
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Bathing
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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